APPRAISAL DIMENSION

any aspect of the criteria that account for a person's evaluation of an interaction with the environment and the generation of an emotional response following the appraisal. Examples of studied appraisal dimensions include the goal relevance of an event, its stimulus novelty, its pleasantness or unpleasantness, and an individual judgment of one

APPRAISAL DIMENSION: "An appraisal dimension is one of the component parts that influences a persons appraisal or perception of an event or stimuli."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "APPRAISAL DIMENSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/appraisal-dimension/ (accessed November 25, 2020).
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